Joplin Health Department Offers Vaccination Clinic With Evening Hours

The City of Joplin Health Department will offer an after-hours opportunity to receive the COVID-19 vaccination on Tuesday, April 6. Health Department staff will offer 150 first dose Moderna vaccines from 2:00 pm to 7:00 pm to those adults eligible according to Missouri’s COVID-19 Vaccination Plan. These appointments will be at the Joplin Health Department, 321 East 4th Street. ALL individuals MUST have an appointment to receive a vaccine.

This clinic is open to individuals 18 years and older who are in the Phase 1 category and the newly opened Phase 2 category. Phase 2 includes adults who are in the following sectors:

  • Chemical Sector
  • Commercial Facilities Sector
  • Critical Manufacturing Sector
  • Defense Industrial Base Sector
  • Financial Services Sector
  • Food & Agriculture Sector 2
  • Government
  • Higher Education
  • Disproportionately Affected
  • Homeless

All Missourian adults become eligible on April 9. For details of the Priority Phases, visit the State’s website at

To schedule an appointment for this indoor vaccine clinic, go to the scheduling tool found on the City’s website at Once an individual schedules an appointment, they will receive a confirmation email with more details about their appointment. For those without computer access, please call 417-623-4973.

This walk-up indoor vaccination clinic will be held at the Joplin Health Department, 321 East 4th Street. “This clinic will be a good vaccine opportunity to those who are in this newly opened Phase 2 category,” said Ryan Talken, Director of the Joplin Health Department.


Lynn Onstot, Public Information Officer
City of Joplin
417.624.0820, ext. 204

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